Reflective Essay - South African Child and Adolescent Mental Health Act.
In this reflective/personal essay, I wrote about my understandings toward the current South African Child and Adolescent Mental Health Act. To which I put forward a developing/working agenda in progressively re-amending the act through policy reform and implementation.
Reflective Essay - Intersectional Reproductive Justice.
In this personal/reflective essay I wrote in the wake of Alabama's passing of Law around abortion which to my understanding was an in-humane decision governed by patriarchal men who seek to police women's autonomy and bodily integrity in banning abortion. The essay focuses on how mainstream Pro-Choice Movements are to restructure their agenda by juxtaposing black feminist thought through a reproductive justice lens.
Film and Media Essay - Neorealism.
An essay contextually focusing on the nature of Neorealism in juxtaposing Neorealist films outside of the Western lens. In such, upholding Neorealism norms and values attained to Neorealist genre, depicted through the encapsulating of Eastern lens.
Film and Media Essay - German Expressionism.
In understanding the various forms in which visual representations are to be explored, the nature of expressionism rooted within psychology has allowed for the mystical nature of the subconscious to surface. Represented visually through cinematography and to my explorations, photojournalism.
Anthropology Essay - Western Body, Eastern Mind.
An essay I wrote in which we were to translate a phrase or saying in another language from the Western Language, English. I chose to translate the Indian Sanskrit language in understanding the polarizing disparities between Western and Eastern societal linguistics.
Sociology Essay - Intersectionallity.
This essay incorporates the theory of intersectionality contextually within the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal. Analysing the intersectional matrix located within the scandal. Following from 2017 whereby the New York' Time's publicised an investigative report into the disturbing nature of the Harvey Weinstein scandal.